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CMS puts final nail in the coffin of Medicare advanced diagnostic imaging AUC program. 

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) just released a new transmittal for Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) to put fully into place the agency’s suspension of the Appropriate Use Criteria for Advanced Diagnostic Imaging (AUC) program. The action to pause the AUC program occurred when the CY 2024 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) final rule went into effect on January 1, 2024. Click here for full article.


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Kirk Reinitz, President